from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Geometric qualities or properties.
  • n. A pattern or design characterized by the use of geometric figures: Bright geometrics enhance the cloth's appearance.

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  • n. A design made from geometric figures
  • n. The geometric characteristics of something


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